Welcome to Nicholson/Premier IndieBritpop, Sixites & originals band, firstly let me introduce the Band members:
Hi my name is Kevin Nicholson, the founder of Nicholson, energetic Indie Britpop Sixties New wave and originals band. I am a singer song writer frontman rhythm guitarist originally from Birmingham but now reside in Leicester.
I have been involved in the music scene for many years. I have fronted a number of Cover Bands like The Coopers a very well established Mod Sixties cover band based in Birmingham. I have also fronted a few bands of my own called The Echo & Stone Grey. Those years were very exciting to me and have given me a Wealth of experience and knowledge which has allowed me to mature and grow as a musician and try new genres.
I also write my own songs and perform solo. Nicholson is my latest project which us predominately a Britpop Cover band but we also cover the Sixties, Punk/ New wave and we put our own original Indie style music in our sets. A great mixture of music to listen to the band consists of five mature members Drums & backing Vocal, Keyboards, Lead Guitar & backing vocal, Bass Guitar, Rhythm Guitar and lead vocals. We have two full pa rigs and lighting for both small venues and larger venues.
We cover The Verve, Oasis, Shed Seven, The Real People, Stone Roses, Paul Weller, The Who, The Rolling Stones, Elvis Castelo, The Undertones, Inspiral Carpets, Pulp. The Jam, Cast, Supergrass and the Charlatans.
David Hemming – Drums
Drummer percussion & backing vocals for Nicholson. Traditional Lime Plasterer by trade, enjoys Motorbikes fishing a bit a boxing. Music tastes all types of genres. Been around music since the age of 12 played in a number of cover bands over the years from Punk to Rock to Sixties and now Indie. Really enjoying drumming for Nicholson.
Steven Scaife Lead Guitarist & Backing Vocals.
Steve is a software engineer who has worked at some of the largest companies in their field including bet365 and for microsoft on the xbox one console. The youngest member of the group but never the less a mature mind when approaching his love of music, with a hedonistic and youthful energetic approach as a band member. Which keeps us older boys on our toes. Originally from Barnsley he has been involved in the music scene for a number of years playing in original bands in Sheffield. Steve started as a singer in bands when at school and started to play the guitar at around 17. Playing solo across the bars of sheffield for a number of years before joining an orginal 4 piece band. A great guitarist with a natural flare and fantastic playing ability to arrange and deliver delightful riffs for Nicholson’s original music. Steven is a massive indie fan, loves Britpop Indie music as well as 60’s/70’s rock bands such as The Who, Stones and Led Zeppelin. Steven also loves listening to icons from the Glam Rock era such as David Bowie and T-Rex but also loves progressive rock bands like Pink Floyd. His guitar idols include but are not limited to John Squire, Pete McCabe, Jimmy Page, Dave Gilmour and Bernard Butler. He has demonstrated some great work in the studio recording with Nicholson and is a pleasure to watch live.
Chris Adams – Bass
Having played music from a young age Chris is a versatile musician who also dabbles in guitar and keys. He is also interested in music production/composing/recording which he studied at university.
With his roots in the South Chris worked in London’s Soho square mile in a recording studio for 8 years before relocating to Birmingham. A building manager by day he lives in Kings Heath with his growing young family.
He has a wide eclectic taste in music but especially enjoys listening to the likes of Doves, Kula Shaker, Tame Impala and Kasabian.
Malcolm Judge – Keyboards
Been involved in music since the age of ten. Established Keyboard player, also play Acoustic guitar. I enjoy writing, composing & arranging music. The bands that I like to listen to and find inspiring are the Stranglers & Magazine. I have played in a number bands called The Letters, The Virtues, and Cloned Stones a tribute band to the Rolling Stones. I have played all over the country. Really enjoying been Involved in Nicholson at the moment, its allowing me to be creative and expressive with the original songs.
We are working alongside Darin Day Music Ltd which is an Entertainments Agency. www.darindaymusic.com.
So there are many ways on contacting the band for bookings
Mobile contact number for Kevin Nicholson is: 07722247380.
Email address: Knicho@hotamil.co.uk.
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